Originally Posted by brewmenn
I found ironic and suprizing that the same group of voters that just re-elected women
to 2 of the highest political positions in the state also voted to ban affirmitive action.
I don't. If the system works right the correct person gets elected regardless of race, gender, etc. without the necessity for and equilibration factor (ie. affirmative action). I'd say this is a perfect example of why affirmative action is no longer necessary.